Business Owner

Making an Impact

You probably already know that June is Russ Wilson’s last month at Wilson Lumber. It’s been an emotional month, a good month, and a bad month for all.

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One Person's Experience

Music tastes, must like sleep patterns, are based on one person and their experience.

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Robb Wilson in 1985
'80s Music Is Superior

I’m a child of the '80s, meaning I have a firmly held belief that '80s music is superior to all other decades.

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Living in Uncertain Times

When I wrote last month about the economy being uncertain, I was hoping to be wrong. While there are reasons to be optimistic, uncertainty still seems to rule the day.

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Wilson Lumber Announces Organizational Changes

Wilson Lumber Company is pleased to announce several organizational changes as we continue to grow in Alabama’s fastest-growing housing market. 

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Setting Company Goals

It feels like trying to set company goals for 2023 is an exercise in futility.

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What's the Big Idea?

Begin with a Big Idea and work your way down to what it means in your daily life to ensure you prioritize what is most important and that you stay focused on it.

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The Role of the Leader

What is the leader’s job description? What is it you do that no one else can do?

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You Are 'Ridiculously in Charge' of Your Company Culture

The culture at Wilson Lumber can be healthy, encouraging, and challenging; or it can be depressing and toxic. Either way, we owners are in charge of it.

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How Trust Is Built

When we take our guard down, stop being fake, and just be real with one another, you know what happens? Trust is built.

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Wilson Lumber Receives "Top Tiger" Award

Wilson Lumber has been named a 2021-22 Top Tiger by Auburn University and the Harbert College of Business.

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Suppliers Are People Too

It’s easy to think, especially in the last 24 months, that a supplier is someone who calls you just to tell you how much your price is going up or which products you ordered are not coming.

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